Original titled Ecstasy of Gold
Released 2010 by Lionsgate
Adam co-wrote, produced, and directed Ecstasy of Gold his first feature film. The film played a special screening at deadCenter Film Festival in Oklahoma City and an abbreviated version was screened in the short film corner at the Festival du Cannes. Ecstasy of Gold was soon purchased, re-titled The Gunslingers, and released by Lionsgate.
Butch, a gunslinger bounty hunter, gets caught up in a violently competitive hunt for a stash of gold when outlaws find out about his mysterious map. While trying to get paid, he must saddle up to stop these outlaws and collect what's his. Bullets fly as guns are drawn and fights break out - anyone who stands in Butch's way will be killed.